Zac Brown to Take Part in Levon Helm Tribute During GRAMMYs

Zac Brown, Brittany Howard of the Alabama Shakes, Mumford & Sons, Elton John and Mavis Staples will join together for a special tribute to the late Levon Helm as part of the annual In Memoriam segment during the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards on Sunday, February 10. Hosted by LL COOL J, the GRAMMYs air live [...] Read More

Hunter Hayes & Kelly Clarkson Added to GRAMMY Awards Lineup

Hunter Hayes and Kelly Clarkson are among the latest artists added to Sunday night’s 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards. Hunter, who is nominated for three awards, will present while Kelly, also nominated, is set to perform. Joining Hunter as presenters from the country genre are Keith Urban, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill while Miranda Lambert and [...] Read More

Country Stars Tweet About Super Bowl, Praise Beyonce

Tim McGraw [GAC's February Artist of the Month] played his father in The Blind Side, but that doesn’t mean Tim picked Michael Oher’s team, the Baltimore Ravens, to win the Super Bowl. Of course, that doesn’t mean Tim wasn’t cheering for the Ravens either. He made his Super Bowl pick – San Francisco 27-17 – [...] Read More

Top 10 Country Tweets of the Week

Country music stars sure love Twitter! This week, Kelly Clarkson casually hangs out with Beyonce at the Presidential Inauguration, Miranda Lambert finds a couple of friends, Eli Young Band and The Band Perry have ‘productive’ studio sessions and Dierks Bentley is proud of his wife. Here are our picks for this week’s Top 10 Country [...] Read More

Taylor Swift Sweeps American Music Awards

Taylor Swift’s winning streak continued as she swept the fan-voted American Music Awards, taking home the top prize for Artist of the Year. She was also named Favorite Country Female Artist and her Speak Now album was voted Favorite Country Album. Check out our 2011 American Music Awards photo gallery >> “I ended up writing [...] Read More